The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 134 136 152
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 32 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.89% 0.78% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.81% 7.23% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 13
Average salary £30,750 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.38% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VoIP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
470 332 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.11% 10.75% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 295 222 278
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Scotland

VoIP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 15 £31,250 -3.84% 1
Aberdeen +14 8 £32,500 -6.47% 2
Aberdeenshire +2 3 £20,500 -39.70%
Glasgow -14 1 £31,500 +14.54%
Stirling - 1 £42,500 -
Fife - 1 £32,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £34,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 £20,000 -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 45 (67.16%) Windows
2 26 (38.81%) DNS
3 23 (34.33%) Cisco
4 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
5 20 (29.85%) VMware
6 19 (28.36%) Firewall
7 18 (26.87%) Active Directory
8 17 (25.37%) Internet
9 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
9 16 (23.88%) VPN
10 15 (22.39%) Finance
11 14 (20.90%) IIS
11 14 (20.90%) ITIL
12 13 (19.40%) SQL
12 13 (19.40%) Linux
12 13 (19.40%) Windows XP
12 13 (19.40%) LAN
12 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (17.91%) Oracle
13 12 (17.91%) WAN
13 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
14 11 (16.42%) CCNA
15 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (13.43%) SLA
16 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
16 9 (13.43%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
17 8 (11.94%) UNIX

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.90%) IIS
2 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (4.48%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.48%) Apache
6 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.49%) Lync
7 1 (1.49%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Office 365
2 4 (5.97%) IaaS
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.81%) DNS
2 19 (28.36%) Firewall
3 17 (25.37%) Internet
4 16 (23.88%) VPN
5 13 (19.40%) LAN
6 12 (17.91%) WAN
7 9 (13.43%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (11.94%) DHCP
9 7 (10.45%) VLAN
10 6 (8.96%) NAS
10 6 (8.96%) ADSL
11 5 (7.46%) Ethernet
11 5 (7.46%) SSL
11 5 (7.46%) BGP
11 5 (7.46%) LLU
11 5 (7.46%) SSH
12 4 (5.97%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (5.97%) SAN
12 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
13 3 (4.48%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) MySQL
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Dutch Language
2 3 (4.48%) French Language
2 3 (4.48%) German Language
2 3 (4.48%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.99%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.99%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Support Engineer
2 10 (14.93%) Network Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Technical Support
3 7 (10.45%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Designer
5 5 (7.46%) IT Support
5 5 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Customer Support Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Customer Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.48%) Developer
7 3 (4.48%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) COM
2 4 (5.97%) Middleware
3 2 (2.99%) CSS
3 2 (2.99%) HTML
4 1 (1.49%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.49%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
1 7 (10.45%) Replication
1 7 (10.45%) Clustering
2 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.49%) iPhone
5 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.49%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (67.16%) Windows
2 13 (19.40%) Linux
2 13 (19.40%) Windows XP
2 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.94%) UNIX
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.97%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.48%) Android
8 2 (2.99%) CentOS
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) ITIL
2 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
3 8 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (10.45%) CRM
4 7 (10.45%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (10.45%) Coaching
5 6 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.46%) Change Management
7 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.97%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.48%) Migration
8 3 (4.48%) Project Management
8 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.99%) People Management
9 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (2.99%) Service Management
9 2 (2.99%) BCP
9 2 (2.99%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.99%) C
3 2 (2.99%) C++
3 2 (2.99%) Java
3 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.99%) Perl
3 2 (2.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (16.42%) CCNA
3 7 (10.45%) Degree
4 3 (4.48%) MCSA
4 3 (4.48%) CCNP
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.99%) MCITP
5 2 (2.99%) MCSE
6 1 (1.49%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) SLA
2 7 (10.45%) QA
System Software
1 18 (26.87%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) vSphere
4 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) SCCM
2 3 (4.48%) Windows Intune
3 2 (2.99%) Cacti
3 2 (2.99%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Cisco
2 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
3 20 (29.85%) VMware
4 12 (17.91%) Oracle
5 6 (8.96%) Juniper
6 5 (7.46%) Citrix
7 3 (4.48%) Lotus
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.99%) Apple
8 2 (2.99%) Twitter
8 2 (2.99%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.99%) Intel
9 1 (1.49%) Verint
9 1 (1.49%) Avaya
9 1 (1.49%) Mitel
9 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.49%) F5
9 1 (1.49%) Splunk
9 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.49%) SAP
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